Scattered thunderstorms are expected throughout the weekend with daytime temperatures reaching the low 90s. (Don’t you just love Florida weather during the summer?) For an up-to-the-minute Orlando weather forecast, click here.
Epcot is a great park to visit on rainy days. If the weather turns ugly, head to World Showcase and grab a bite to eat. By the time you’re finished, the sun just may be back out. Check out Epcot restaurant information on our Disney Dining planning page or on our iPhone and Android apps.
What’s Happening This Weekend…
Universal Studios’ Summer Concert Series
Universal Studios wraps up the 2011 Summer Concert Series this Saturday, July 16 with Grammy award-winning rapper, Drake. The concert begins at 9 p.m. on the Universal Music Plaza Stage with the Official After Party at CityWalk to follow. (The concert area is very crowded so arrive early to get a good spot.) Universal Studios’ Summer Concert Series and the Official After Party at CityWalk is included with regular theme park admission.
Sounds Like Summer Concert Series @ Epcot
The fun continues at Epcot until July 30 during the Sounds Like Summer Concert Series. Frontiers – A Tribute to Journey will stick around until Saturday, July 16. From July 17 until July 23, it’s Karin Lawson – A Tribute to Janet Jackson. Show times are 5:45, 7 and 8:15 p.m. at the America Gardens Theatre in World Showcase. Sounds Like Summer Concert Series at Epcot is included with regular theme park admission.
Summer Nights @ SeaWorld
Summer Nights at SeaWorld continues this weekend. Enjoy extended hours, live music, great food, special nighttime shows and, best of all, the fireworks and fountain finale. Summer Nights at SeaWorld is included with regular theme park admission.
Summer Nights @ Busch Gardens
Don’t miss Summer Nights at Busch Gardens which continues until August 14. Event highlights include Kinetix, a 30-minute contemporary rock experience, and special nighttime lighting and music on Busch Gardens’ amazing roller coasters. Summer Nights at Busch Gardens is included with regular theme park admission.
Summer Beach BBQ Bash @ Wet ‘n Wild
Head on over to Wet ‘n Wild this Friday and Saturday for the Summer BBQ Beach Bash.
There’ll be live DJs from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m., an acoustic guitarist in the Wild Tiki Lounge from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m., and live music on the beach from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m. Guests can also chow down on fresh grilled BBQ at the Beach Shack beginning at 5 p.m. Summer BBQ Beach Bash at Wet ‘n Wild is included with regular theme park admission.
ESPN RISE Games @ ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
There are lots of exciting sporting events going on through the weekend at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. ESPN RISE Games continues until July 16 with high school athletes from across the country competing in football, baseball, basketball, field hockey, lacrosse and track & field. For more detailed event information, click here.